18-80 years old
hypertension, depression, PERCEPT, mobile health, mHealth, Chronic care
You will take part in a 90 minute project and technology orientation meeting where: For all participants: • Learn how to use the PERCEPT mobile application • Fill out questionnaires about your health and use of mobile applications
For participants with hypertension: • Download the study mobile applications and get hands-on practice in recording your blood pressure and viewing the results • Learn how to use a blood pressure cuff and the iHealth mobile application to record your blood pressure.
For participants with depression: • Download the study mobile applications and get hands-on practice in recording mood data and viewing the results.
For all participants: o At 3 months, we will contact you via survey with a questionnaire about your personal well-being, use of the mobile health application and, if you have a diagnosis of depression, about your mood. o At 6 months, the conclusion of the study, you will take part in a 1-hour group meeting.
Individuals with a diagnosis of HTN or depression who meet the inclusion and exclusion criteria will be eligible for participation in this study. Participant eligibility will be assessed with a telephone interview.
Primary care patient at UCD or UCSF.
Able to speak and read English
Male or female 18-80 years of age at Telephone screening.
Documentation of a diagnosis of hypertension OR depression
Written informed consent (and assent when applicable) obtained from subject or subject's legal representative and ability for subject to comply with the requirements of the study.
High blood pressure or depression being managed by a physician outside of UCD or UCSF
Current participation in any other mobile app-based clinical study
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